[tex-live] Location of {TeX,*}.web in TeX Live 2013 ?

Norbert Preining preining at logic.at
Fri May 16 01:34:34 CEST 2014

On Thu, 15 May 2014, Philip Taylor wrote:
> the value returned contains an embedded double period for
> no obvious reason :
> >D:/TeX/Live/2013/../texmf-local

Because you don't see an obvious reason does not mean there is none.
It is the way to make sure that we are in the parent directory
of the installation.

> But I may I suggest that information such as this should also
> be exposable through the TeX Live manager GUI ?

Why? No.

It is documented in the texlive manual (I guess), and shown during
installation time, where you even have the chance to *change* this setting.


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